Medicare


June 16, 2018
Part D Tiers

Why Tiers Matter: Checking What Your Prescription Medications Will Cost You

If you’re enrolled in Medicare and you want to also have prescription drug coverage, then there are two ways that you can get it. One is […]
June 14, 2018
Medicare Procedure Costs and Coverage

How to Find out What Medicare Pays for Medical Procedures, Supplies, Tests and Other Items

If you’re “bare with Medicare” or – are on Original Medicare with no Medicare Supplement or Medicare Advantage plan and you’re facing an upcoming surgery or […]
June 12, 2018
How to Spot Medicare Fraud

How to Spot Medicare Fraud – And What To Do If You Become a Victim

Each year, the Medicare program loses billions of dollars to claims that are fraudulent. These claims can include providers billing Medicare for services or equipment that […]
June 9, 2018
Medicare Donut Hole

What’s a Donut Hole, and How to Know Whether You’re in It!

If you get your prescription drug coverage through Medicare, then it is likely that you have heard the term “donut hole,” as it relates to these […]
May 5, 2018
ACA "Obamacare" and Medicare

When to Enroll in Medicare If You Are On an Affordable Care Act Health Insurance Plan

If you are approaching age 65 and you are currently enrolled in a health insurance plan through the Affordable Care Ace (which is also referred to […]
May 3, 2018
Working While On Medicare

When to Elect Medicare Part B If You’re Still Covered by a Group Health Plan

If you will be turning age 65 soon, it is likely that you’ve received a ton of mail in your mailbox about signing up for Medicare. […]
May 1, 2018
When To Begin Shopping for Medicare Insurance Coverage

New to Medicare? When To Start Shopping for Medicare Coverage

Even if you haven’t turned age 65 yet, chances are that you are considering what moving to Medicare for your health care coverage when you become […]
April 28, 2018
Medicare Insurance Agent

Why You Should Meet with More Than One Medicare Insurance Agent

If you’re on Medicare – you can get Medicare Advantage or a Medicare Supplement and PDP plan two ways; with an agent or on your own.  […]
April 21, 2018
Medicare Supplement Plans

Tradeoffs to Consider Between High Premiums and High Deductibles with Medicare Coverage

As we age, health care can often encompass a larger percentage of our overall living expenses. In addition, as the cost of health care services continues […]